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The Hub Renews Series, Orders New Toons

The Hub is adding three new animated series and has renewed a clutch of others for the 2012-2013 season, the network announced last week. The Care Bears will return to the screen in CG-animated form in Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot. The series, from American Greetings Properties, will premiere this summer. Hasbro itself will produce […]

84th Academy Award Nominations Announced; No Best Animated Feature Noms for "Cars 2" or "Tintin"

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the nominees for the 84th annual Academy Awards. Both Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2 and Paramount’s The Adventures of Tintin were snubbed for a Best Animated Feature nomination, marking the first time that a Pixar feature will not be in contention for the Oscar. Tintin was also […]

2011 Golden Globe Nominees Announced; "Tintin," "Arthur Christmas," "Cars 2," "Puss in Boots," "Rango" for Best Animated Feature

The nominees for the 2011 Golden Globe Awards have been released by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Nominees for the Best Animated Feature award were: The Adventures of Tintin Arthur Christmas Cars 2 Puss in Boots Rango In addition, Gnomeo & Juliet landed a nomination for Best Original Song for “Hello Hello.” The 69th Golden […]

PR: "Secret Millionaires Club" with Warren Buffett Launches Financial Education TV Series on the Hub & In-School

Secret Millionaires Club FEATURING WARREN BUFFETT LAUNCHES FINANCIAL EDUCATION TELEVISION SERIES ON THE HUB TV NETWORK AND IN-SCHOOL CURRICULUM FOR KIDS Exclusive Sponsor CreditReport.com Supports New “Learn and Earn” Promotion Designed to Teach Kids about Financial Literacy Washington, DC, October 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — A Squared Entertainment and By Kids For Kids Co. team up […]

NYCC2011: A Roundtable Interview with DC Animation Producer Bruce Timm

At the 2011 New York Comic Con, Toonzone News was able to participate in a roundtable interview session with the legendary Bruce Timm, who has been attached to the iconic animated versions of DC Comics’ superheroes since Batman the Animated Series through to Justice League and then with the direct-to-video animated feature program. His latest […]

NYCC2011: "A Liar's Autobiography" - Spam, Spam, Graham Chapman, Spam, Animation, Spam, and Lobster Thermidor a Crevette

On Saturday afternoon, the IGN Theater at New York Comic Con hosted a panel dedicated to A Liar’s Autobiography, an upcoming 3-D animated feature film based on the life of the late Graham Chapman, one sixth of the famed British comedy troupe Monty Python. Attending the panel were filmmakers Bill Jones, Ben Timlett, and Jeff […]

A Virtual Roundtable Session with Don Hahn, Producer of "The Lion King"

It’s notable that the only title you can give to Disney’s Don Hahn is “employee,” because he’s done so many different things for the company in the 35 years he’s been employed there. He was the producer of such animated feature film classics as Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King, as well as […]

Otakon2011: Industry Panel Reports

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SDCC2011: "Transformers Prime" Roundtable Interviews

(l to r) Bob Orci, Jeff Kline, and Therese Trujillo While at the San Diego Comic-Con, Toonzone was able to catch up with the creative minds behind Transformers Prime. The production crew revealed a montage of clips for the show’s first season plus a special teaser for the multi-part season finale to broadcast soon. The […]

SDCC2011: Toonzone Interviews Voice Actor Kevin Michael Richardson

Photo by Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia Commons While at the San Diego Comic-Con, Toonzone was able to catch up with animation voice over veteran, Kevin Michael Richardson. The long-time actor can currently be heard as Bulkhead on Transformers: Prime, Jabba the Hutt on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Cleveland Junior on The Cleveland Show. […]

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